We are open on Sunday, May 8.  OSU Graduation & Mother's Day.

Please call directly to make reservations for this day.        (614) 459-7000


                                  Nicola Restaurant + Bar is dynamic, cultural and fun  for all who want to experience the taste, aroma and feel of Italian authenticity.

Italian Executive Chef Nicola arrived in the U.S. from Siena, Italy, bringing with him his vast array of  traditional dishes from Tuscany. Nicola is well  known in Central Ohio for his ability to bring together fresh, pure and simple ingredients to create magnificent dishes from the many regions of Italy.

Nicola + Speranza welcome you to experience the beauty, joy and family which exists in every Italian home.

"I had the cioppino and it was packed with  seafood, it was memorable.     Bravo Nicola!"                           An OpenTable User

614.459.7000   I   4740 Reed Road   I   Upper Arlington, OH 43220 

“A "Wild Time" at Nicola's”
Last night's special event was Hunter's Wild Game including preparations of duck, pheasant, hare, and wild boar. Each course was beautifully matched with wines selected by the importer 

Happy Hour everyday at the bar 4:30-6:30

Monday                   5:00pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday                   5:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday             5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thursday                 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday                       5:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday                  5:00pm - 10:00pm

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